The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graduate Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graduate Java Developer
Rank 807 824 778
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Java Developer 90 66 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.060% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.064% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 76 66 99
Average salary £24,500 £24,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +6.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Graduate Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Graduate Java Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer within the UK.

Graduate Java Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Graduate Java Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Graduate Java Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Graduate Java Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +20 86 £24,250 -2.02% 8
South East +9 23 £25,000 +1.01% 2
Yorkshire -13 20 £22,000 +10.00% 1
West Yorkshire -3 16 £22,000 +10.00% 1
Berkshire +14 15 £25,000 +8.69%
London +17 14 £31,500 -3.07%
Newbury - 11 £25,000 -
East Midlands +36 10 £23,000 +15.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +17 10 £23,000 +15.00% 1
Nottingham +16 10 £23,000 +17.94% 1
Leeds 0 10 £22,000 +10.00%
North West - 10 £21,500 - 2
East of England -14 7 £22,000 -24.13% 2
City of London +30 6 £28,000 -25.33%
Essex - 6 £22,000 - 1
Kent - 6 £35,000 -
Chelmsford - 5 £22,000 -
Manchester - 5 £22,000 - 1
Cheshire - 4 £22,500 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £25,000 -
Maidstone - 3 £35,000 -
Halifax -4 2 £21,500 +7.50%
South West -6 2 £23,750 +3.26%
Harrogate - 2 £27,500 -
Knutsford - 2 £23,500 -
Bristol - 2 £23,750 -
Docklands, London - 2 £32,500 -
Warrington - 2 £21,000 -
Hertfordshire -17 1 £23,500 -28.78% 1
Lancashire - 1 £20,000 - 1

Graduate Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Graduate Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate Java Developer in their job title.

1 190 (100.00%) Java
2 113 (59.47%) Degree
3 76 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 69 (36.32%) JavaScript
5 62 (32.63%) SQL
6 60 (31.58%) HTML
7 58 (30.53%) Finance
8 54 (28.42%) Software Engineering
9 51 (26.84%) CSS
10 49 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (24.74%) Spring
12 44 (23.16%) OO
13 39 (20.53%) J2EE
13 39 (20.53%) Hibernate
14 34 (17.89%) C#
15 25 (13.16%) C++
16 24 (12.63%) E-Commerce
16 24 (12.63%) Oracle
16 24 (12.63%) JUnit
17 23 (12.11%) XML
18 21 (11.05%) Maven
19 20 (10.53%) .NET
19 20 (10.53%) UNIX
20 19 (10.00%) Unit Testing
20 19 (10.00%) Linux
20 19 (10.00%) TDD
21 18 (9.47%) Eclipse
22 16 (8.42%) Banking
22 16 (8.42%) MVC
23 15 (7.89%) Mathematics

Graduate Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Graduate Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Graduate Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 8 (4.21%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.16%) JBoss
4 4 (2.11%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (1.58%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.58%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.53%) Liferay
7 1 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (4.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.63%) Force.com
1 5 (2.63%) SaaS
2 2 (1.05%) GitHub
3 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) FTP
1 1 (0.53%) HTTP
1 1 (0.53%) iSCSI
1 1 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.79%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.74%) MySQL
4 7 (3.68%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.16%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.63%) DB2
7 4 (2.11%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.53%) Big Data
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 24 (12.63%) JUnit
2 21 (11.05%) Maven
3 18 (9.47%) Eclipse
4 10 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.63%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.58%) CruiseControl
6 3 (1.58%) JIRA
6 3 (1.58%) Ant
7 2 (1.05%) jMock
7 2 (1.05%) Subversion
7 2 (1.05%) JBehave
7 2 (1.05%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.05%) Hudson
7 2 (1.05%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.53%) TestLink
8 1 (0.53%) Gradle
8 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.53%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.53%) Mockito
General
1 58 (30.53%) Finance
2 16 (8.42%) Banking
3 13 (6.84%) Advertising
4 10 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.68%) Retail
6 5 (2.63%) Games
7 4 (2.11%) Retail Banking
7 4 (2.11%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.58%) Automotive
9 2 (1.05%) Legal
10 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.53%) Electronics
10 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.53%) Publishing
10 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (31.58%) HTML
2 51 (26.84%) CSS
3 47 (24.74%) Spring
4 39 (20.53%) Hibernate
4 39 (20.53%) J2EE
5 23 (12.11%) XML
6 20 (10.53%) .NET
7 13 (6.84%) Java EE
8 11 (5.79%) J2SE
8 11 (5.79%) jQuery
9 10 (5.26%) JSON
10 9 (4.74%) Web Services
11 8 (4.21%) JSTL
11 8 (4.21%) REST
12 7 (3.68%) ASP.NET
13 6 (3.16%) JSF
13 6 (3.16%) Swing
14 5 (2.63%) WinForms
14 5 (2.63%) Ajax
14 5 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 76 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.89%) Mathematics
3 6 (3.16%) Physics
3 6 (3.16%) Open Source
4 5 (2.63%) Fixed Income
4 5 (2.63%) Derivative
4 5 (2.63%) Market Risk
5 4 (2.11%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.11%) User Experience
5 4 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.58%) Chemistry
7 2 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.53%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.53%) DTV
8 1 (0.53%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.53%) Informatics
8 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.53%) UNIX
2 19 (10.00%) Linux
3 8 (4.21%) Windows
4 4 (2.11%) Android
4 4 (2.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (28.42%) Software Engineering
2 49 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (23.16%) OO
4 24 (12.63%) E-Commerce
5 19 (10.00%) TDD
5 19 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 16 (8.42%) MVC
7 13 (6.84%) Scrum
7 13 (6.84%) OOD
8 11 (5.79%) Automated Testing
9 6 (3.16%) Project Management
9 6 (3.16%) Multithreading
9 6 (3.16%) Web Development
10 5 (2.63%) Business Analysis
10 5 (2.63%) Web Application Development
10 5 (2.63%) CRUD
11 3 (1.58%) BDD
11 3 (1.58%) SOA
11 3 (1.58%) ETL
11 3 (1.58%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 190 (100.00%) Java
2 69 (36.32%) JavaScript
3 62 (32.63%) SQL
4 34 (17.89%) C#
5 25 (13.16%) C++
6 8 (4.21%) Python
7 5 (2.63%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.11%) Perl
8 4 (2.11%) Groovy
9 3 (1.58%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.05%) Lua
10 2 (1.05%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.05%) C
11 1 (0.53%) PHP
11 1 (0.53%) Jython
11 1 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 113 (59.47%) Degree
2 10 (5.26%) PhD
3 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (12.63%) Oracle
2 4 (2.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.05%) Apple
3 2 (1.05%) Sybase
4 1 (0.53%) SAP
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